This March 2002 update has been split into 4 separate files for ease of downloading. Click on the following links to read all of them:
1. Index and updates
2. Redesigning the Uchangi Dam
3. Hydropower dams in North East India (Tables 1 - 4)
4. Hydropower dams in North East India (Table 5)


TABLE 1: HYDROPOWER PROJECTS IN NORTH EAST INDIA

Installed capacity of Power Projects, Peak generation and gross energy generation in 2000-01 in NE Region

 

MW Installed Capacity as on 31/03/2001

Max. Generation (MW)

Gross Energy Generation (MU)

SN State Agency

Thermal

Hydro

Total

Arunachal Pradesh 15.80 23.60 39.40 -- --
Assam 620.70 2 622.70 218.31 1059.208
Manipur 9.30 2.80 12.10 -- --
Mizoram 19.10 5.40 24.50 -- --
Nagaland 3.26 3.30 6.56 -- --
Meghalaya 00 185.20 185.20 184.80 657.519
Tripura 70.60 16 86.6 54.50 328.748
Total in State Sector 738.76 238.30 977.06
Central Sector
A. NEEPCO 378.66 325.00 703.66 639.20 2559.063
B. NHPC -- 105.00 105.00 91.00 551.06
Total in NE Region 1117.42 (62.58%) 668.30 (37.42%) 1785.72 (100%)

Note: Only the generations connected to the NE Grid are shown here.

Source: NEEPCO

TABLE 2: Existing Large (10 MW or more) HEPs (Sikkim included)

SN Project

Capacity (MW)

State Agency
Gumti

15

TRI State
Khandong

50

MG NEEPCO
Kopili

200

AS NEEPCO
Kyrdam Kulali

60

MG State
Loktak

105

MN State
Lower Lagyap

12

SIK State
Rangit

60

SIK NHPC
Sumer St-I (Umiam)

36

MG State
Sumer St-II (Umiam)

18

MG State
Umium Umtru

60

MG Sate
Umtru

11.2

MG State

Sources: CEA, NHPC


TABLE 3: Under Construction Projects

SN Project

Capacity MW

State Agency
Dhansiri + LBP

120

AS State
Karbi Langpi (Lower Borpani)

100

AS State
Kopili St-II

25

AS NEEPCO
Likim- Ro

24

NG State
Loktak Downstream

90

MN NHPC
Ranganadi

405

ARP NEEPCO
Rolep - I

9

SIK State
Teesta St- V

510

SIK NHPC
Tuirial

60

MZ NEEPCO
Tuirini

35

MZ CWC
Tuivall

35

MZ CWC
Umiam- Umtru St-V

30

MG State

Source: CEA, NEEPCO


TABLE 4: Identified small hydro schemes in NE Region

State

Site Identified (3 MW)

Site Identified (3-15 MW)

Total

No

Capacity, MW

No

Capacity, MW

No

Capacity, MW

Arunachal Pradesh

433

382.31

49

460.72

482

843.03

Assam

38

50.00

8

68.00

46

118.00

Manipur

91

59.75

4

29.88

95

89.63

Meghalaya

83

41.00

13

97.50

96

138.50

Mizoram

73

42.32

13

101.00

86

143.32

Nagaland

67

26.89

17

117.50

84

144.39

Tripura

8

9.85

-

-

8

9.85

Total

793

612.12

104

874.60

897

1486.72

Source: NEEPCO